Arun Goel appointment: If we start doubting every appointment, there are implications for ECI's reputation: AG to Supreme Court

The Court questioned what deliberation could have been done to finalise a name within 24 hours, without the apparent mandatory aid and advice of the Council of Ministers.
Justices Hrishikesh Roy, Justice Ajay Rastogi, Justice KM Joseph, Justice Aniruddha Bose, Justice CT Ravikumar
Justices Hrishikesh Roy, Justice Ajay Rastogi, Justice KM Joseph, Justice Aniruddha Bose, Justice CT Ravikumar

The Supreme Court on Thursday grilled Attorney General (AG) for India R Venkataramani on the rushed recent appointment of retired civil servant Arun Goel as an Election Commissioner. [Anoop Baranwal v. Union of India and ors]

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